The Morehead-Cain Foundation seeks driven, courageous, and curious leaders interested in embracing new and unknown experiences and cultivating their legacy as a positive force.
The Morehead-Cain is a four-year, fully funded educational experience for students of the highest caliber. It is so much more than tuition and room and board at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. We set your potential free. We offer life-changing summer enrichment and Discovery Fund experiences. Immersion in a dynamic student body at a world-class university. And lifetime connection to an unparalleled community of Morehead-Cains scattered across the planet.
To be eligible you must be:
To be selected you must demonstrate: Moral Force of Character, Scholarship, Physical Vigor, and Leadership.
The GMHS Scholarship committee will select candidates to nominate for this scholarship who fall within the following parameters:
The GMHS Scholarship committee will select two candidates to nominate for this scholarship who fall within the following parameters:
NCSU plans to award approximately 35 Park Scholarships. The four-year award is valued over $100,000 for North Carolina residents.
The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid offers university-wide awards with varying criteria, including merit-based awards and merit with financial need awards.
Value - varies by award
Selection- varies by award
Deadline - Apply for admission to NC State by October 15 and complete the FAFSA by March 1. No separate application is required.
Selection- Leadership, character and integrity, orientation toward community, a commitment to personal growth, and a commitment to fitness and wellness.
Eligibility - Entering first year undergraduate students
Deadline - Apply to admission to NC State by October 15 and complete the Shelton application by October 15.
The Levine Scholars Program at UNC Charlotte seeks exceptional high school seniors who demonstrate a commitment to community service, hold an academic record that reflects a sustained passion for knowledge and possess a capacity for ethical leadership that elevates fellow students to a higher standard. The program takes the brightest, most capable students and gives them the tools, resources and environment they need to connect, transform and make a difference in the world. Levine Scholars receive:
The total value of this four-year scholarship is estimated at over $100,000 for in-state students. If you would like to be nominated for this scholarship, please email or meet with your School Counselor by Friday, September 22, 2017.
Each year, nearly 40,000 high school students from across the country enter to win a share of $2 million in educational scholarships and incentives awarded through the VFW’s Voice of Democracy audio-essay competition.
The VFW established the Voice of Democracy program (VOD) in 1947 to provide students grades 9-12 the opportunity to express themselves in regards to democratic ideas and principles.
The national first-place winner receives a $30,000 scholarship paid directly to the recipient’s American university, college or vocational/technical school. Other national scholarships range from $1,000-$16,000, and the first-place winner from each (state) VFW Department wins a minimum scholarship of $1,000 and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C.
Please see the attached entry form and brochure. Application deadline: October 31, 2017.
The application is open to any high school senior who meets the following criteria:
Eligible athletes must complete the application online at: www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com by 6pm on October 2, 2017. To ensure timely review of applications, it is recommended to apply ahead of the October 2 deadline.
List Counselor Stacy Davidson (email@example.com) as the school reviewer for applications. This will generate an email that will be sent to Mrs. Davidson to confirm the student’s participation.
As part of the application process, students must submit the following materials to Counselor Davidson. This is due no later than Friday, September 29, 2017. Student should submit this information in one packet. Do not submit these items separately. Make sure your name is included on all documents.